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Albertus Magnus

Albertus Magnus, also known as Saint Albert the Great and Albert of Cologne, was a German Catholic Dominican friar and bishop. Later canonised as a Catholic saint, he was known during his lifetime as Doctor universalis and Doctor expertus and, late in his life, the sobriquet Magnus was appended to his name. Scholars such as James A. Weisheipl and Joachim R. Söder have referred to him as the greatest German philosopher and theologian of the... Read More

Bornbefore 1200
Lauingen, Duchy of Bavaria
DiedNovember 15, 1280 (aged over 80)
Cologne, Holy Roman Empire
Other namesAlbertus Teutonicus, Albertus Coloniensis, Albert the Great, Albert of Cologne
EraMedieval philosophy
FieldsNatural science
Astrology
Alchemy
Theology
Philosophy
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